Walks in the Blue Mountains National Park


Title: Walks in the Blue Mountains National Park
Author: Neil Paton
Edition: 1
Publisher: Kangaroo Press
ISBN: 0864171293
Number of pages: 128
Year of Publication: 1987
Cover Price (au$): 10.95
Format: Paperback
Weight (grams): 145
Regions the book covers: Blue Mountains
Height (cm): 19

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Niche: Blue Mountains
Interpretive Information: Minimal
Grade system explained: No
Ascent and/or Decent provided: No
Driving directions provided: No
Date walks last reviewed provided: No
A summary of walks provided: No
Regional Map of walks provided: Yes
Maps designed for walking: Yes - limited detail
Type of maps used (for walking): Sketch
Colour used in walking maps: Black and White
Size of walking maps: 3/4 page
Walking map Comment: Most maps are shared by at least a few walks
Colour depth of photos: Black and White
Comment on Photographs: One photograph every three pages (on average)
Level of detail in tracknotes: Detailed route information
Alternate route and side trip suggestions: Many walks

List of walks in book

Walk Name Length Time Grade Page
Lapstone to Glenbrook Creek 10
Lower Glenbrook Creek 12
Upper Glenbrook Creek - Martins Lookout to Picnic Point 13
Upper Glenbrook Creek - Perch Ponds to Faulconbridge 16
Red Hands Cave 19
The Oaks 19
Portal Lookout and Euroka Clearing 20
Tobys Glen Area 22
Murphys Glen Area 22
Wilsons Glen 24
Anderson's Fire Trail, Ingar Picnic Area 24
McMahons Lookout Area 25
Terrace Falls, Cataract Falls 27
Nepean Lookout Area 31
Empire Pass 31
Horseshoe Falls Reserve 32
Mabel Falls Reserve 36
The Valley of the Waters 39
Sublime Point 46
Cliff Walk 47
Federal Pass 54
Ruined Castle 57
Mt Solitary 58
Sewage Plant Service Road 61
Narrow Neck Plateau 62
The Devils Hole, Boars Head Rock 66
The Six Foot Track 69
Black Range Track 78
Medlow Gap 79
Radiata Plateau 80
Mt Hay 82
The Lockley Track 84
Neates Glen, the Grand Canyon 85
Evans Lookout to Govetts Leap 86
Govetts Leap to Pulpit Rock 87
Perrys Lookdown and Anvil Rock 87
The Braeside Walk 88
Govetts Leap to Junction Rock 89
Evans Lookout Bridle Trail 89
Perrys Lookdown to Blue Gum Forrest 90
The Rodriguez Pass 91
Blue Gum Forest to Victoria Falls Lookout 92
Pierces Pass 95
Mt Banks 95
Balzer Lookout and the Hanging Rock 97
Henson Glen, Minnie Ha-Ha Falls 98
Mt Wilson 104
Wallangambe River 109
Deep Pass 112
New Yards Hill Area 112
Mt Cookem 116
Scotts Main Range 117
Yerranderie 119
Colong Swamp 121
Kanangra 123
Burragorang Lookout 126